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Pronunciation: /ˈkwɔːtə(r)/

Translation of quarter in French:


  • 1 (one fourth) quart (m) in a quarter of an hour dans un quart d'heure

npl (quarters)


  • 1 (25%) quart (m) only a quarter passed seul le quart a réussi
  • 2 (in time phrases) at (a) quarter to 11 (BrE) , at a quarter of 11 (AmE) à onze heures moins le quart an hour and a quarter une heure et quart


  • a quarter century un quart de siècle


  • a quarter full au quart plein quarter the price quatre fois moins cher


  • couper [qch] en quatre [cake, apple]

phr (at close quarters)

  • de près

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